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Seth MacFarlane to Join John Williams and the LA Phil for MAESTRO OF THE MOVIES This WeekendSeth MacFarlane to Join John Williams and the LA Phil for MAESTRO OF THE MOVIES This Weekend
August 27, 2014

Legendary film composer John Williams returns to the Hollywood Bowl to lead the Los Angeles Philharmonic in an exciting weekend of music from the silver screen, Friday and Saturday, August 29 and 30, ... (more...)


Cast Change - Jamie Barton to Sing 'Adalgisa' in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, Running 9/5-30Cast Change - Jamie Barton to Sing 'Adalgisa' in San Francisco Opera's NORMA, Running 9/5-30
August 27, 2014

San Francisco Opera today announced a cast change for the Company's season-opening new production of Vincenzo Bellini's Norma, presented September 5-30, 2014 at the War Memorial Opera House. American... (more...)


Light Opera Works to Present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS, 10/3-12Light Opera Works to Present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS, 10/3-12
August 27, 2014

Light Opera Works will present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS October 3 through 12 at the Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston. (more...)


The Houston Grand Opera Announces 60th Anniversary Season, Featuring World Premiere of A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Iain Bell and MoreThe Houston Grand Opera Announces 60th Anniversary Season, Featuring World Premiere of A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Iain Bell and More
August 27, 2014

Houston Grand Opera's 2014–15 season, the company's 60th anniversary season, includes the world premiere of A Christmas Carol by Iain Bell—the company's 55th new commission —from award-winning Dicken... (more...)


The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Opens the 2014-15 Classics Series with DON GIOVANNI, 9/13-16
August 27, 2014

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra opens the 2014.15 Classics series with Don Giovanni on September 13-14 & 16, 2014, led by Music Director Edo de Waart. This concert production features an internationa... (more...)


James Conlon Steps Down as Ravinia Festival's Music DirectorJames Conlon Steps Down as Ravinia Festival's Music Director
August 26, 2014

According to the New York Times, Ravinia Festival music director James Conlon announced that he will depart his position after the 2015 season. He told NYT: "I have worked year-round, including every ... (more...)


VisionIntoArt Announces Launch of VIA RecordsVisionIntoArt Announces Launch of VIA Records
August 25, 2014

VisionIntoArt (VIA), the non-profit company founded by Brooklyn-based composer Paola Prestini, is pleased to announce the launch of a record label, VIA Records, with three inaugural albums this fall. ... (more...)


Visionintoart Launches Record Label with Three New ReleasesVisionintoart Launches Record Label with Three New Releases
August 25, 2014

VisionIntoArt (VIA), the non-profit company founded by Brooklyn-based composer Paola Prestini, is pleased to announce the launch of a record label, VIA Records, with three inaugural albums this fall. ... (more...)


Stephane Deneve Leads the LA Phil and Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin in Two Nights of Classical Concerts at the Hollywood Bowl, 8/26, 28Stephane Deneve Leads the LA Phil and Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin in Two Nights of Classical Concerts at the Hollywood Bowl, 8/26, 28
August 24, 2014

Conductor Stephane Deneve graces the Hollywood Bowl stage with his commanding presence as he leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic Tuesday, August 26, at 8 pm, and a repeat performance Thursday, August 2... (more...)


San Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2014-15 SeasonSan Francisco Conservatory of Music Announces 2014-15 Season
August 22, 2014

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music is adding depth and diversity to what is already the Bay Area's most comprehensive concert season. In 2014-15, SFCM presents twelve orchestra concerts, three fu... (more...)


The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma's Europe Concert Tour Will Include Performances in Izmir, Istanbul, Paris, Amsterdam, and LuxembourgThe Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma's Europe Concert Tour Will Include Performances in Izmir, Istanbul, Paris, Amsterdam, and Luxembourg
August 22, 2014

From September 3 through September 11, 2014, the critically acclaimed Silk Road Ensemble will travel to Europe for a concert tour with renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, bringing their unique border-crossing ... (more...)


Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3
August 20, 2014

The New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert continue The Nielsen Project - the Philharmonic's acclaimed multi-season survey of the six symphonies and three concertos by Danish composer Carl Nielsen (18... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21
August 20, 2014

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will honor its former music director, Lorin Maazel, who passed away on July 13, 2014, during the first subscription weekend of its BNY Mellon Grand Classics season on... (more...)


Pianist Carlo Grante to Play Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, 10/31Pianist Carlo Grante to Play Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, 10/31
August 20, 2014

Italian pianist Carlo Grante will launch his three-concert series, “Masters of High Romanticism,” on Friday, October 31, 2014 at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall in New York City. He will devote the ... (more...)


Auditorium Theatre's 125th Anniversary Gala Set for 12/14Auditorium Theatre's 125th Anniversary Gala Set for 12/14
August 19, 2014

Exactly 125 years from when the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University opened its doors in 1889, the National Historic Landmark, led by Board Chairman Melvin L. Katten and Executive Director Brett... (more...)


Nevada Ballet Theatre Launches Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/20Nevada Ballet Theatre Launches Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/20
August 19, 2014

Nevada Ballet Theatre (NBT) will launch its 43nd (2014-2015) main stage performance season and its third year as Resident Ballet Company of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts with A Midsummer Ni... (more...)


Tickets to Lied Center's 25th Anniversary Season Now On SaleTickets to Lied Center's 25th Anniversary Season Now On Sale
August 19, 2014

Single tickets for performances during the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary season are now on sale to the public. Patrons can purchase tickets in person at the Lied Center, 301 N. 12t... (more...)


Salute to Vienna Presents New Year's Concert, 12/28Salute to Vienna Presents New Year's Concert, 12/28
August 18, 2014

Celebrate the start of the New Year with an all-star cast of European singers, dancers, and full orchestra. Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert will take place at Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center on Su... (more...)


GLEE's Brad Ellis Hosts AN EVENING OF CLASSIC BROADWAY, 8/25GLEE's Brad Ellis Hosts AN EVENING OF CLASSIC BROADWAY, 8/25
August 17, 2014

Following spectacular performances at Upstairs at Vitello's, The Catalina Jazz Club and the El Caballero Country Club, Fraser Entertainment Group is back at Vitello's for a third round, welcoming a wh... (more...)


Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits - THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERAMeet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits - THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
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A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With several weeks until the craziness begins, there is still plenty of time to cat... (more...)


Ron Raines Joins DATING & AUDITIONING Web SeriesRon Raines Joins DATING & AUDITIONING Web Series
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Ron Raines has joined the cast of Dating & Auditioning: the Web Series. In place of actors James Egan and Torrey Wigfield, new cast members Lee Chrisman and Conrad Le Bron also join the show. (more...)


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American Opera Projects and LivelyWorks present Two Premieres and a Reunion, a special evening of music by composer Conrad Cummings Wednesday September 10th, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at The National Opera Ce... (more...)


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August 14, 2014

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, celebrating their 125th Anniversary Season, has been chosen as one of five honorees for the City of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affai... (more...)







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